This content is rated TV-MA, and is for viewers 18 years or older. Are you of age?
Sorry, you are not old enough to view this content.
CNET News Video: Tech to help decide on a college
About Video Comments (0 ) Transcript

CNET News Video: Tech to help decide on a college

0:59 /

Any day now, your high school senior should be finding out which college he or she has been accepted to. Hopefully, there will be several great schools to choose from. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi provides some handy tech resources to aid your family in making this big decision.

A good resource to begin a college decision making process -- the website big future dot College Board dot org. You'll find all sorts of handy tools like -- side by side comparison chart of the school if you're interested in or college cost calculator to see how much your school choice will run -- If you're interested in hearing what current or recently graduated students have to say about a particular school log on to college prowler dot com. Type in the name of the college and you'll find all sorts of grades ranking it anecdotes from students who actually go there. Besides academic like the dives deeper into the social aspect of college. And finally if you're really having a tough time deciding on school download the three dollar decision maker pro app on your iPhone. Set criteria for how to -- decision from must have two nice to have and then -- swipe and slide it to -- your choice. And severance -- -- car is tsuboi cnet.com for CBS news.

New releases

The Superhero Workout will whip...
4:34 August 22, 2014
This week on Crave we battle an alien invasion and burn some calories at the same time. Also, we e​njoy a...
Play video
Hack attack: Apps can spy on other...
2:54 August 22, 2014
Researchers reveal a flaw in Android, iOS and Windows that lets hackers peer into Gmail, Chase and other apps....
Play video
The 404 Show 1,541: Look away from...
37:36 August 22, 2014
Steve "Sphere" Guttenberg is back on the show today for a discussion about why he thinks technology is making...
Play video
2014 Toyota Highlander Hybrid
9:18 August 22, 2014
Is the 2014 Toyota Highlander Hybrid just a big Prius or much more? Brian Cooley drives the sleek new SUV...
Play video
Toughest smartphones
2:56 August 22, 2014
Need a phone that can take a beating? Here are five smartphones that can take anything you can throw at t...
Play video
Logitech's Bemo an oddball video...
1:32 August 22, 2014
One-button video capture matched with a nice viewing and editing app adds up to a fun little camcorder if...
Play video
How the iPhone, Android, and Facebook...
39:39 August 22, 2014
We celebrate 400 episodes with a look at the iPhone, Android, Facebook and the technology that's changed your...
Play video
Back-to-school tech discounts
1:02 August 22, 2014
School supplies no longer mean some pencils and erasers. Expensive gadgets like laptops and tablets have stepped...
Play video
 

Video discussion

Conversation powered by Livefyre